Fifth Annual HUDSON VALLEY HISTORY READING FESTIVAL

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The Franklin D. Roosevelt  Presidential Library and Museum and the Friends of the  Poughkeepsie Public Library District  present the Fifth Annual  HUDSON VALLEY HISTORY  READING FESTIVAL Featuring Authors of  Recently Published Books on  Hudson… Continue reading

STEP BACK IN TIME WITH HUDSON VALLEY PLAYWRIGHTS 

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A benefit for the Morton Memorial Library & Community House A MIDDLE CLASS RETROSPECTIVE, MARCH – APRIL 2017 Beginning March 31, the Community Room at the Morton Memorial Library in Rhinecliff will be… Continue reading

Letter to the Editor: A Letter to the Village of Rhinebeck from David Miller

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  I am very upset about the ongoing bickering over Tuesday’s Village election. The 2016 Presidential election, that divided our country, seems to have spilled into our Village. A week ago, we had… Continue reading

Letter to the Editor : THE STORM OVER WASHINGTON IS HEADING OUR WAY

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  Last week Debi Duke circulated a post about the upcoming Village election that ended with this message: “In some years [for Village elections], party doesn’t matter. This is NOT such a year.” Debi’s message… Continue reading

Cemetery Talks Sunday, March 19th @ 2:00 PM – Friends of Rhinebeck Cemetery

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Rhinebeck Community Forum & Carrick Photography’s – M. Salamone Show at Grand Cru Rhinebeck

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If you haven’t gotten a chance to get to Grand Cru in Rhinebeck to see my photos , you still have a few more weeks. I’ll be taking the show down at the… Continue reading

Village of Rhinebeck Snow Removal Update

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I would like to extend a big thanks to Deputy Mayor (and Highway Department Liaison) Howie Traudt and Village Superintendent of Public Works John Fenton for their work coordinating Friday’s snow removal operation. … Continue reading

Letter to the Editor: “People not politics” slate should renounce national Republicans

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    In the upcoming Rhinebeck Village election, one side claims to be about “people not politics.” They say traditional parties are irrelevant in small places like ours, while accepting endorsement, and presumably… Continue reading

Letter to the Editor: Support Heath Tortarella for Mayor of Rhinebeck Village

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  Four years ago, the day after my family moved into the Rhinebeck Village, we were knee-deep in boxes, scrambling to establish a new life in a new community. Our doorbell rang, and… Continue reading

FREE Magic Show with Bee Bee the Clown, Saturday March 18, 1 PM at Clinton Community Library!

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  Mark your calendars because Bee Bee the Clown is going to be at the library Sat. at 1 for a special St. Patrick’s Day Magic Show! Kids of all ages will enjoy… Continue reading

Letter to the Editor : Village of Rhinebeck Election; March 21

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Ladies & Gentlemen: I am writing to ask you to support the following candidates in the March 21st election in the Village of Rhinebeck: Gary Bassett for Mayor Gina Fox for Trustee Ric Lewit for Trustee… Continue reading

Spring wellness series returns to Rhinebeck hospital

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    Rhinebeck, N.Y. – Northern Dutchess Hospital’s Wellness Series returns this spring with informative programs highlighting health and wellness. Programs are held from 2-3:30 p.m. Mondays monthly from April to June in… Continue reading

MAYOR HEATH TORTARELLA ON THE VILLAGE WASTEWATER TREATMENT FACILITY

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Wastewater may not be the most glamorous topic, but the service provided by our wastewater department is critical to the function of our Village. In addition to the “downtown” business district, our department… Continue reading

Village Informational Notice Issued Thursday Evening, March 16, 2017

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SNOW REMOVAL:  Please be advised that snow removal will begin tomorrow morning, Friday, March 17th on East Market Street at 6:00 AM and will continue through most of the day in an effort… Continue reading

Episcopal Church of the Messiah Third Thursday Luncheon Thursday, March 16, 2017

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  The Church of the Messiah, located at 6436 Montgomery Street in Rhinebeck, New York, will hold the monthly “Third Thursday Luncheon” on Thursday, March 16, 2017.  As part of Messiah’s Outreach Programs, each luncheon benefits a local… Continue reading

Countywide State of Emergency Amended to Include On Street Parking Ban Travel Ban Remains in Effect

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The countywide State of Emergency for the County of Dutchess, which includes an order prohibiting travel on all county roadways except for emergency personnel, remains in effect as the region continues to experience… Continue reading

Letter to the Editor : To the voters of the Village of Rhinebeck

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Having served as the Mayor of the Village of Rinebeck, I had the pleasure of working with some very talented and dedicated individuals. Three of these people are running for re-election on March… Continue reading

Troop K reminds motorists to avoid unnecessary travel during Winter Storm Stella

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Salt Point, New York – The New York State Police from Troop K, covering Columbia, Dutchess, Putnam and Westchester Counties, would like to remind motorist to use extreme caution, if they must travel… Continue reading

LET’S IMPROVE VILLAGE SERVICES By RIC LEWIT, CANDIDATE FOR VILLAGE TRUSTEE

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  I am running to bring cooperation and efficiency into our public services and the Village Board.   Our challenges, such as timely leaf pick-up; maintenance of roads, sidewalks and trees; or the… Continue reading

DUTCHESS COUNTY BRACES FOR MAJOR WINTER STORM

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Poughkeepsie… Dutchess County Government is bracing for the significant winter storm expected to hit the region tomorrow. Dutchess County is under a Winter Storm Warning starting midnight Tuesday March 14th extending through 8pm… Continue reading

Village Informational Notice Issued Monday, March 13, 2017

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INFORMATIONAL NOTICE The following is a Message from the National Weather Service. Please prepare TODAY for limited travel throughout the region tomorrow. Your Village Highway crew is prepping now for the storm and… Continue reading

Molinaro Declares Countywide State of Emergency

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Effective Today at 4:30 a.m. (Tuesday, March 14th) Poughkeepsie, NY…Dutchess County Executive Marcus J. Molinaro, in consultation with the Dutchess County Department of Emergency Response, Dutchess County Sheriff’s Office, New York State Police and… Continue reading

URGENT – WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE National Weather Service Albany NY 345 AM EDT Mon Mar 13 2017

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Northern Litchfield-Southern Litchfield-Western Ulster- Eastern Ulster-Western Dutchess-Eastern Dutchess- Including the cities of Torrington, Oakville, Gaylordsville, New Milford, Terryville, Thomaston, Ellenville, Woodstock, West Hurley, West Shokan, Kerhonkson, Napanoch, Sundown, Kingston, New Paltz, Poughkeepsie, Beacon,… Continue reading

THE 30TH ANNUAL KINGSTON ST. PATRICK’S PARADE

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STEP OFF 1:00 PM PRECEDED BY THE SHAMROCK RUN “KEEP MOVING FORWARD” PATRICK’S PARADE JOURNAL PICK ONE UP AND PATRONIZE THE SPONSORS THAT MAKE THIS PARADE POSSIBLE PARADE LINE UP The biggest and… Continue reading

MAYOR HEATH TORTARELLA ON RECENT IMPROVEMENTS AT VILLAGE HALL

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 In the past few years we have taken steps to catch up on deferred maintenance at Village Hall and improve the efficiency of our operations.  The first step was to transition one of… Continue reading

HUDSON VALLEY CELEBRITY SERIES TO KICK OFF AT GALLERY@RHINEBECK WITH ILLUSTRATOR/FINE ARTIST AND WOODY ALLEN’S LONGTIME PHOTOGRAPHER

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Rhinebeck, New York (Hudson Valley)….The Gallery@Rhinebeck, located on East Market Street in Historic Rhinebeck, has announced plans to kick off its signature Hudson Valley Celebrity Series this month. The series is designed to… Continue reading

Rhinebeck Town Hall Repair Cafe

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https://www.facebook.com/events/383054535396734/ Come out Sat. Mar. 11th noon to 4 pm to the Rhinebeck Town Hall at 80 East Market Street to our 17th Rhinebeck Town Hall Repair Cafe (at 80 East Market St.… Continue reading

LOOKING FOR COMMUNITY SERVICE CREDIT? 

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Come help the Town of Rhinebeck prepare for the Annual Easter Egg Hunt!  Call Elaine at 518-256-0714 or by email: recreation@rhinebeckny.gov for more information!

Neurologist joins Health Quest Medical Practice in Kingston

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    Kingston, N.Y. – Dr. Shany David recently joined Health Quest Medical Practice in its Division of Neurology.   He sees patients at the medical practice’s 365 Broadway, Kingston location and is… Continue reading

Letter to the Editor: In Support of The Democratic Slate by Deirdre d’Albertis

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I am writing to urge residents of Rhinebeck to take part in the democratic process as it is unfolding in our own community. Although town and village elections are sometimes described as outside party politics,… Continue reading